The Grassroots Fund seeks a dynamic and collaborative individual who has demonstrable direct experience of working in marginalized communities and developing programs that provide resources to grassroots initiatives. The Program Manager will oversee three primary areas in support of the organization's Guiding Practices: 1) facilitating (semi-annually) the 3-tiered participatory process for the Grow Grant program, including an open call for application readers, planning grantmaking committee retreats (in collaboration with a planning committee), providing applicant support, managing grant intake, review, and management of grant awards. 2) developing and coordinating ongoing support and resources for a growing network of applicant readers who are becoming ambassadors in their communities for the Grassroots Fund's programs and guiding practices, and 3) collaborating with fellow Program Managers to deliver an integrated series of convenings and community of practice opportunities for grassroots organizers.
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